Next Time I Marry (1938)

Genres - Comedy  |   Sub-Genres - Road Movie, Romantic Comedy  |   Release Date - Dec 9, 1938 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 65 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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The Next Time I Marry stars actress Lucille Ball as an heiress who can only receive her 20 million dollar inheritance by marrying an American citizen. In love with a handsome foreigner, the young heiress marries the first man she comes across--a ditch-digger (James Ellison) whom she intends to divorce immediately after collecting the money. While on their way to Reno for a quickie divorce, however, the bickersome newlyweds realize that they've fallen in love despite themselves. The Next Time I Marry was directed by Garson Kanin and originally aired in 1938. Also featured within the film are actors Lee Bowman, Nancy Fleming, Tony Anthony and Mantan Moreland.

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heir, inheritance, love, madcap, marriage, marriage-of-convenience